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Micah 1:1 NLT

1 The LORD gave this message to Micah of Moresheth during the years when Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah were kings of Judah. The visions he saw concerned both Samaria and Jerusalem.

Study tools for Micah 1:1

  • a 1:5 - Hebrew Jacob; also in 1:5b . The names “Jacob” and “Israel” are often interchanged throughout the Old Testament, referring sometimes to the individual patriarch and sometimes to the nation.
  • b 1:10 - Gath sounds like the Hebrew term for “tell.”
  • c 1:10 - Beth-leaphrah means “house of dust.”
  • d 1:11 - Shaphir means “pleasant.”
  • e 1:11 - Zaanan sounds like the Hebrew term for “come out.”
  • f 1:11 - Beth-ezel means “adjoining house.”
  • g 1:12 - Maroth sounds like the Hebrew term for “bitter.”
  • h 1:13 - Lachish sounds like the Hebrew term for “team of horses.”
  • i 1:13 - Hebrew the daughter of Zion.
  • j 1:14 - Moresheth sounds like the Hebrew term for “gift” or “dowry.”
  • k 1:14 - Aczib means “deception.”
  • l 1:15 - Mareshah sounds like the Hebrew term for “conqueror.”
  • m 1:15 - Hebrew the glory.